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4G becoming more appealing as fixed internet replacement

Thursday 25 June 2015 | 13:05 CET | Author: Corina Schultz | Background
Almost half (45%) of Dutch consumers would consider switching to 4G for their home internet if this was cheaper than a fixed connection. Another 43 percent said they would switch to a 4G plan if this was cheaper than the combined cost of their current mobile telephony and internet plans, according to the latest results from the Telecompaper Consumer Panel. 

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Categories: Fixed / Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ericsson / KPN / Telecompaper / Telekom Deutschland / VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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